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Forgottern Vista Password

My friend forgot their vista password and i've been trying to help them get into their account. I've tried Pc login now and ophcrack. I can get them to work fine on my machine (dell inspiron) however when i try to use them on my friends machine which is an acer aspire m1610, they do not seem to recognise the hard drive.

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  • darragh_alde Jun 04, 2009

    Thank you very much for your help jegan,
    its my friend thats forgot her pass so i wont be able to try this for a couple of days but i'll let ya know how we get on as soon as i get to try it.

  • darragh_alde Jun 05, 2009

    This did not solve the problem either. This program is still not recognising the hard drive when it runs

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Hello,follow the steps in the following link for password recovery.Please rate the solution.http://www.vistax64.com/tutorials/102005-reset-user-account-password.htmlGood luck,~regards,Jegan

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    You are welcome. But please rate my solution.
    Thank you.
    Good luck.


    ~regards,
    Jegan


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